TX SB427 | 2023-2024 | 88th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 18 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-18 - Effective immediately
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to requiring certain institutions of higher education to enter into an agreement to offer undergraduate courses in Texas History.

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Relating to requiring certain institutions of higher education to enter into an agreement to offer undergraduate courses in Texas History.


Roll Calls

2023-05-24 - House - Read 3rd time RV#2039 (Y: 138 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 10) [PASS]
2023-04-27 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-27 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-06-18 Effective immediately
2023-06-18 Signed by the Governor
2023-05-29 Sent to the Governor
2023-05-29HouseSigned in the House
2023-05-28SenateSigned in the Senate
2023-05-25SenateReported enrolled
2023-05-25SenateHouse passage reported
2023-05-24HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2023-05-24HouseNonrecord vote recorded in Journal
2023-05-24HouseRecord vote RV#2039
2023-05-24HouseRead 3rd time
2023-05-24HouseNonrecord vote recorded in Journal
2023-05-24HousePassed to 3rd reading
2023-05-24HouseRead 2nd time
2023-05-24HousePlaced on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
2023-05-20HouseConsidered in Local & Consent Calendars
2023-05-19HouseComm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
2023-05-18HouseCommittee report distributed
2023-05-18HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2023-05-16HouseReported favorably w/o amendment(s)
2023-05-16HouseRecommended to be sent to Local & Consent
2023-05-16HouseConsidered in formal meeting
2023-05-15HouseLeft pending in committee
2023-05-15HouseTestimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
2023-05-15HouseConsidered in public hearing
2023-05-15HouseScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2023-05-04HouseReferred to Higher Education
2023-05-04HouseRead first time
2023-04-27HouseReceived from the Senate
2023-04-27SenateReported engrossed
2023-04-27SenateRecord vote
2023-04-27SenateRead 3rd time
2023-04-27SenateRecord vote
2023-04-27SenateThree day rule suspended
2023-04-27SenateVote recorded in Journal
2023-04-27SenateRead 2nd time & passed to engrossment
2023-04-27SenateLaid before the Senate
2023-04-27SenatePlaced on local & uncontested calendar
2023-04-24SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2023-04-24SenateRecommended for local & uncontested calendar
2023-04-24SenateReported favorably w/o amendments
2023-04-19SenateVote taken in committee
2023-04-19SenateConsidered in public hearing
2023-04-17SenateReported from s/c favorably w/o amendments
2023-04-17SenateConsidered by subcommittee
2023-04-13SenateLeft pending in subcommittee
2023-04-13SenateConsidered by subcommittee
2023-04-13SenateScheduled for public hearing in s/c on . . .
2023-02-15SenateReferred to s/c on Higher Education by Pres
2023-02-15SenateRead first time
2023-01-12SenateReceived by the Secretary of the Senate


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttps://journals.senate.texas.gov/sjrnl/88r/pdf/88RSJ04-27-F1.PDF#page=2
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=88R&Bill=SB427&RcdVtNo=2039&Ch=H&Dt=05/24/2023

Bill Comments